Beat the Crowds: Your Private Group HQ in the Golden Circle

Perfect Location for Small Groups Exploring the Natural Attractions of Iceland's South Coast.

Make Álftröð Guesthouse the exclusive, eco-friendly basecamp for your groups, less than 45 minutes to Gullfoss, Geysir and Thingvellir National Park.

What Travel Agencies Get

Modern facilities: Accommodating up to 20 people, all rooms with en-suite bathrooms, a comfy lounge & bar, ensuring a pleasant stay for your clients.Things To Do: Optimal visiting times & short transport to attractions in the Golden Circle and along the South Coast.Exclusive Group Bookings: Offering the option to book the entire guesthouse for a group (minimum 8 people), ensuring a private and personalized stay

Why Choose Us for Your Travelers?

🥾 Popular walking trails of varying difficulty levels, such as Brúarárfoss Waterfall, Haukadalur Woods and the Lighthouse trail.
🐎 Visitors have the opportunity to meet the Icelandic horse in our own stables and learn about it's unique characteristics.
🍽️ Our proximity to a variety of local restaurants makes it perfect for unique dining experiences.
🧘 After a day of exploration, unwind in our outdoor hot tub, perfect for relaxation and star-gazing.

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Commitment to Sustainability

♨️ We source all hot water from a nearby borehole, while our cold water is drawn directly from Vörðufell Mountain
💡 The electricity at our guesthouse is generated from a hydroelectric turbine powered by a nearby glacial river, showcasing our commitment to sustainability.

Driving Map from Reykjavík to Álftröð Guesthouse


From Reykjavík: 1 hr 22 min (94.3 km)
Follow Route 1 through Selfoss, then turn left onto Route 30 for 17 km.
Then turn left onto Route 31 for 2.2 km. Turn left again on Route 324 for 1.2 km.
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Things To Do

Day One
Whether you're driving from Reykjavík or even directly from Keflavik Airport, here are some activities on the way:
Recreation in Hveragerði Walking trails, the famous warm river in Reykjadalur Valley, the historic public swimming pool are all found in Hveragerði village.Try the Nordic-style Smørrebrød at Matkráin for lunch or any of the variety of restaurants in the village. Check-in at Álftröð is only 40 mintues away!Dinner Restaurant Mika in Reykholt (20 min) is a family business run by the couple Michał and Bożena Józefik. Don't leave before trying the handmade chocolate and remember to book in advance....

Day Two
Drive less than 30 minutes to the "bluest waterfall" of Brúarfoss. You can either do the direct 5 minute walk or the full hike along the river, which 3.5 km so expect 2-3 hours total time on site.
Now it's time for refreshments nearby, at Efsti-Dalur dairy arm where you can watch ice cream and cheese making directly from the restaurant or the ice cream shop.
The swimming pool at Laugarvatn has a 25 meter pool, 3 hot tubs and a sauna. Another option is the Fontanta Natural Baths.
All food tastes better in the countryside. In the Héradsskólan everyone makes an effort to maintain that habit and good taste. Book in advance.

Ready to Offer Your Clients an Authentic, Eco-Conscious Icelandic Journey?

Connect with us to offer your clients a memorable and eco-conscious stay in Iceland. Inquire today for tailored group packages.

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Álftröð Gistihús

Álftröð Gistihús hóf rekstur í nýrri byggingu árið 2015, staðsett 35 km frá Selfossi. Það er 360° fjallasýn frá gistihúsinu og útsýni yfir sum frægustu eldfjöll Íslands eins og Heklu, Eyjafjallajökul og Tindfjöll. Í nágrenninu er hægt að finna góðar gönguleiðir og áhugaverða sögustaði.Í húsinu eru svefnrými fyrir 20+ manns í 9 herbergjum. Öll herbergin eru með skrifsborðsaðstöðu og gestir geta notið fjallaútsýnis úr herberginu. Það er baðherbergi með sturtu og wc í hverju herbergi og hafa gestir aðgang að sameiginleiginlegri setustofu. Ókeypis WiFi er í húsinu. Úti á verönd er heitur pottur sem gestir hafa frjálsan aðgang að. Píanó er til staðar í húsinu. Aðgangur hópsins að eldhúsi, ef allt húsið er bókað.

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